Relay for Life Yard Sale Set — A Relay for Life fundraiser yard sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at 1255 Main St. in Warrenton.

Model Railroad Club Meets — The Columbia Northwestern Model Railroading Club meets at 1 p.m. Saturday in Hammond to exchange stories and ideas and to enjoy running trains on an HO-scale layout. For information, call Don Carter at 503-325-0757.

Bridge Games ’R Us Meets — A bridge game followed by dinner will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at 25 N.W. 17th Place in Warrenton. All beginner and intermediate players (299ers) are welcome. Cost is $5 for the game or $8 with dinner. For information, call Ann Gramson at 503-861-1133 or Sandra Baker at 503-738-0782.

Line Dancing Set — Line dancing will be available from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Seaside American Legion, 1315 Broadway in Seaside. For information, call 503-738-5111. There is no cost, but a $5 tip to the instructor would be welcomed.

Weigh-In On Tap — Waist Management will meet at 8:30 a.m. Monday at the Long Beach (Wash.) Elks Lodge, 110 N. Pacific Highway for an optional walk. Weigh-in is at 9 a.m. All are welcome. There is no charge and nothing to buy. Those attending will share recipes, ideas and friendship. Call 360-642-2651. 

Senior Lunch Served — Senior citizens are welcome to have lunch at 11:30 a.m. Monday through Friday at the Bob Chisholm Senior Center, 1225 Avenue A in Seaside. Lunch is free for those older than 60 ($3 suggested donation), and $6.75 for those younger than 60. For information, call Michelle Lewis at NW Senior and Disability Services at 503-861-4200. 

Loaves and Fishes Meals Served — Loaves and Fishes meals for seniors are served at 11:45 a.m. Monday through Friday at Peace Lutheran Church, 12th and Exchange streets in Astoria. A $5 donation is suggested. For information on menus or Meals on Wheels, or to volunteer in exchange for a free hot meal, call 503-325-9693.

Senior Meals Set — The Warrenton Senior Lunch Program provides a chance to meet new friends and get reacquainted with old friends. Lunch is served at noon Monday at the Warrenton Community Center, 170 S.W. Third St. No lunch will be served on Thursday. The cost is a suggested donation of $5 for seniors and $7 for those who are younger than 60. For information, or to volunteer, call 503-861-3502 Monday or Thursday.

Toastmasters Meeting Set — The “Coastal Communicators” Toastmasters will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at the Hotel Elliott conference room, 357 12th St. The mission of the Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop and practice communication and leadership skills. Visitors are welcome. For information, go to www.toast masters.org or call 503-739-1725.

DBSA Meeting Set — The local chapter of the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance will host a confidential, peer-led self-help support group meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday in Room A at Columbia Memorial Hospital, 2111 Exchange St. The group is open to anyone who is diagnosed with a mood disorder, has a family member or friend who is diagnosed or who thinks they might have depression or bipolar disorder (also known as manic depression). For information, contact Patricia Fessler at 503-325-8930.

Men’s Cancer Support Group Meeting Set — The Men’s Cancer Support Group meets at 8 a.m. Tuesday in the house next to North Coast Family Fellowship, 2245 N. Wahanna Road in Seaside. For information, call Curt Allen at 503-325-3074.

Warbirds Meet — The World War II Warbirds meet at 8 a.m. Tuesday at the Labor Temple Café, 934 Duane St.

Ladies Club Plays Golf — The Gearhart Ladies Golf Club plays nine or 18 holes of golf starting at 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, through October, at Gearhart Golf Links. Guests and new members are welcome. For information, call 503-861-0997 or 503-717-2205.

Check Your Blood Pressure — Blood pressure checks are offered from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Senior Center, 1111 Exchange St. For information, call 503-325-3231.

Walking Astoria Hike Set — The Angora Hiking Club will hold a Walking Astoria Hike on Tuesday. The group will leave at 10 a.m. from the Blue Scorcher Bakery, 1493 Duane St., walk up to the Clatsop Community College Library, on to the top of Coxcomb Hill, and back to the Blue Scorcher via the library, to pick up any walkers who only want to go that far. For information, contact John Agnew at 503-440-8067.

Do Nothing Club Convenes — Men are welcome to join the Do Nothing Club, which meets from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at 24002 “U” Street in Ocean Park, Wash. There are no officers and no CEO, just a group of men who like to play pool and cribbage or sit around and solve all the world’s problems. On occasion there are guest speakers. Lunch will be prepared by a member. For information, call Jack McBride at 360-665-2721.

Kiwanis Club Convenes — The Astoria Kiwanis Club meets at noon Tuesday for lunch at the El Tapatio restaurant, 229 W. Marine Drive. For information, call Robert McClelland at 503-894-0187 or Susan Brooks at 503-741-0186 or 503-338-4994.

ENCORE Lunch Bunch Meeting Set — The Exploring New Concepts of Retirement Education Lunch Bunch will meet at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Wheelhouse Coffee Co., 175 14th St. The celebrations will be National Milk Chocolate Day (a sample or two will be furnished) and Picture Postcard Day – bring along saved unusual cards for “show and tell.”

Line Dancing for Seniors — Line dancing to slower music is available from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Senior Center, 1111 Exchange St. For information, call 503-325-3231.

Bereavement and Grief Support Group Meets — A Bereavement and Grief Support Group, offered by Lower Columbia Hospice, meets from 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday in Meeting Room 1 at the Bob Chisholm Community Center, 1225 Avenue A in Seaside. Support is given through journaling, discussion and providing tools for healing body, mind and spirit after loss. The group is open to those who are age 18 or older. For information, call 503-338-6230.

Spinning Circle Meets — A spinning circle will meet from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy, 1296 Duane St. Those attending should bring their own spinning wheel. For information, call 503-325-5598 or go to http://astoria fiberarts.com

WBA Meeting Set — The Warrenton Business Association will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the commission chambers at Warrenton City Hall, 225 S. Main Ave. For information, call Kristin Talamantez at 503-861-9750.

OET Meets — The North Coast Chapter of Oregon Equestrian Trails (OET) will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday for dinner at the El Compadre Restaurant, 119 S. Main Ave. in Warrenton. The business meeting starts at 7 p.m. The public is welcome. OET is a nonprofit service organization dedicated to the building and maintenance of equestrian trails and camps in Oregon, as well as the promotion of leave-no-trace trail ethics. For information, call Donna Hammond at 503-738-6288.

Freemasons Meet — Evergreen Lodge No. 137 will hold its monthly dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, and a meeting at 7:30 p.m., at 201 N. Holladay Drive in Seaside. All Masons and their families are invited to attend. For information, call 503-717-0808.

M.O.M.S. Club Meets — Moms Offering Moms Support Club meets at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday at Capt. Gray Port of Play, 785 Alameda Ave. There is no admission charge. For information, go to www.momsclubofastoria.org or email president@momsclubofastoria.org

Open Sewing Gathering Set — An open sewing gathering will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Homespun Quilts, 108 10th St. Those wishing to participate should bring their projects and join in. It is not a class, but quilt-related help and advice will be available. For information, call 503-325-3300 or 800-298-3177 or go to http://homespun quilt.com

Wickiup Senior Lunches on Tap — Senior citizens are welcome to have lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the Wickiup Grange Hall, 92683 Svensen Market Road. Lunch is free for those older than 60 ($3 suggested donation), $6.75 for those younger than age 60. Call Michelle Lewis at NW Senior and Disability Services at 503-861-4200. 

Angora Club Hikes — The Angora Hiking Club will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Basin Street parking lot for a Fort Stevens walk. For information, call Marlene Colendich at 503-325-8208.

Ukulele Players Meet — A ukulele group will meet at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Masonic Temple, 64 S.W. Fourth St. in Warrenton. All are welcome, including beginners. Loaner ukuleles will be available. For information, call Roger Williams at 503-717-5645.

Sit and Stitch Group Convenes — The Sit and Stitch Group will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday at Custom Threads, 1282 Commercial St. Participants should bring any kind of hand-stitching project and join in. It is not a class, but help and advice will be available. For information, call 503-325-7780.

Seaside Dementia Support Group Meets — The Dementia Support Group, for families and/or caregivers of dementia patients, will meet from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at Necanicum Village, 2500 S. Roosevelt Drive in Seaside. The group provides an opportunity to share experiences with others in similar situations. All are welcome. To attend, an RSVP to 503-738-0900 would be appreciated.

Lions Club Convenes — The Astoria Lions Club meets Wednesday at First Lutheran Church, 725 33rd St. Food and fellowship will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the downstairs Fellowship Hall. The meeting will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Fireside Room. Prospective members are welcome. The Astoria Lions help with sight and hearing needs and participate in many local civic projects. For information, contact Charlene Larsen at 503-325-0590.

Meditation Group Convenes — The Columbia River Meditation Group, sponsored by Great Vow Monastery, will be held from 5:45 to 6:55 p.m. Wednesday in the Flag Room of the Astoria Public Library, 450 10th St. Meditation instruction will be provided. For questions, email Ron Maxted at ronmaxted@wwestsky.net

Writing Group Meeting Set — The “Writing Down the Bones” Writers Group will hold its first meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, and will meet the first and third Wednesdays of the month thereafter. The group, which is based on Natalie Goldberg’s book about free-form writing practice, will write, share and encourage. It is not primarily a critique group. For meeting location and information, contact Sheryl Todd at 503-338-8646 or oregontapir@yahoo.com

Knitting Circle Meets — A knitting circle will meet from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday at the Astoria Fiber Arts Academy, 1296 Duane St. Those attending should bring their own tools. For information, call 503-325-5598 or go to http://astoriafiberarts.com

Car Wash Fundraiser on Tap — The Seaside High School Associated Student Body club will hold a car wash from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, July 5, at the Broadway Middle School parking lot at 1120 Broadway in Seaside. Proceeds will help fund the ASB camping/bonding trip.

Warrenton Kiwanis Meeting Set — The Warrenton Kiwanis will meet at noon Friday, July 5, at the Serendipity Deli Caffe, 160 S. Main Ave. in Warrenton. For information, contact Sean Fitzpatrick at 503-325-2280 or Emil Nyberg at 503-338-7400.

Canned Food Drive Set — Relay for Life is holding an ongoing canned food drive for the Clatsop Community Action Regional Food Bank. The drive is sponsored by Columbia Memorial Hospital, where community members can drop off food until July 11. Barrels are located in the CMH east and west lobbies as well as in the lobby of the Pavillion. On July 13, canned food can be brought to the Relay for Life event at the Astoria High School track.

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